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Singles Day

Singles Day Archives

Chinese consumers embraced voice ordering on Singles Day

More than 1 million orders were placed and processed through voice command via Alibaba’s Tmall Genie during its 11.11 Gl...

Alibaba’s Singles Day achieves US$1 billion in sales in 68 seconds

Alibaba’s Singles Day kicked off at minute and this year it took just 68 seconds for the first US$1 billion in turnover.

Alibaba’s Singles Day next week will be ‘grander than ever’ predicts analyst

While eye-popping sales numbers have become routine for Alibaba’s Singles Day on 11.11, Forrester senior analyst Xiaofen...

L’Oreal Asia Pacific sales soar, overtaking North America

L’Oreal Asia Pacific sales soared by a staggering 24.1 per cent on a like-for-like basis last year.

Singapore online shoppers Singles Day patterns revealed

Half of Singapore online shoppers participated in Singles Day this year, according to a survey from Ipsos.

South Koreans spending more on Chinese online stores

South Koreans are spending more at Chinese online stores, according to credit-card spending data.

China’s slowing economy suppresses Singles Day

China’s slowing economy was the primary reason for the slowing growth of sales on Alibaba’s Singles Day on Sunday.

Predictably…Alibaba achieves record Singles Day sales

E-commerce giant sees $42 billion in transactions over 24 hour period.

Tmall and Swire Properties launch New Retail initiative

Tmall and Swire Properties are launching a New Retail initiative creating tailored retail experiences at Swire Propertie...

Massive Suning profit increase reported

Chinese O2O retailer Suning has posted RMB172.97 billion (US$24.79 billion) in operating revenue in its third quarter pe...